James Burton Added to Brian Setzer's Rockabilly Riot Show at Soundstage at Graceland Legendary guitarist James Burton, a member of Elvis' TCB Band, has just been added a special guest performer at Brian Setzer's Rockabilly Riot at the Soundstage at Graceland on August 21.
Rock and Roll Hall of Famer James Burton organized Elvis' TCB Band and performed and recorded with Elvis from 1969-1977. Burton has recorded and performed with artists such as Johnny Cash, the Everly Brothers, Ricky Nelson, John Denver, Merle Haggard, Joni Mitchell, Roy Orbison, Elvis Costello and many more. He has also been inducted into the Musicians Hall of Fame and Rockabilly Hall of Fame.
Burton will perform at the 1969 50th Anniversary Concert – Elvis Returns to Vegas event on August 16 and will share his memories of Elvis at the Elvis in Vegas Panel on August 17 during Elvis Week.
The August 21 with Brian Setzer's Rockabilly Riot also marks Burton's 80th birthday.
Guests who purchase a Graceland Live concert ticket will get free access to Elvis Presley's Memphis after 3:00pm the day of the concert.